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Porn Synthesised By Yahoo's NSFW Neural Network Is Lovecraftian Erotica

I’m not quite sure this is what Yahoo had in mind when it decided to release the source for its work on a neural network designed to filter NSFW images out of its search results. Machine learning enthusiast Gabriel Goh decided to flip the switch on the code from “input” to “output” and the results… well, it gets very not-safe-for-work here on in.

Samsung's CFG70 Is A Curved, Quantum Dot-Powered 144Hz Gaming Monitor

“Quantum Dot”. I know it sounds like a TV show where a guy jumps backwards through time, taking over the bodies of other people and helping them with the grammar and punctuation, but it’s a real technology. Honest. In fact, Samsung was one of the first off the mark to integrate quantum dots into its displays, which now includes computer monitors with the announcement of the curved, 24-inch CFG70.

At $20 Each, These Potato Chips Must Be Made Of Pure Ambrosia

If you’re going to shell out $100 for potato chips, each crisp should be more filling than Elvish lembas bread, or pack so much flavour it’d put Willy Wonka’s entire catalogue to shame. I supposes the Swedish-based St Erik’s Brewery is aiming for the latter with this limited run, five-chip boxset.

Deals: Learn To Make Games Without Touching Any Code

A career in game design is a lot closer than you think. The Intro to Unity 3D Game Development Bundle can show you how to build and market games using Unity 3D, one of the industry’s most popular game engines.

Is It Even Possible To Safely Use Your Phone When You Drive?

Researchers at Queensland University of Technology say that using your phone while you drive isn’t a matter of if, but when — so the focus should be on how to do it safer. And they have some ideas.

BMW's New 5 Series Is The First Car With Wireless Apple CarPlay

Early next year, BMW will release the seventh generation of its 5 Series sedan — and it’s packed with tech. As well as having the most advanced automated driving features of any BMW yet, the lowest drag coefficient in its class, and being 100kg lighter than its predecessor, the 5 Series has a world first; it’s the first car that will let you use Apple CarPlay completely wirelessly.

Watch Wonder Woman Become A UN Ambassador For Real

Wonder Woman is 75, and in what is possibly the best birthday present ever, Diana Prince is being made an honourary ambassador for the United Nation’s Empowerment of Women and Girls campaign. Wonder Woman was a UN Ambassador in the comics, after all.

Now not only can you watch it happen live, but there are online Q&A’s happening with Gal Gadot, Patty Jenkins and of course the one and only Lynda Carter. Here’s all the details.

Gizmodo's Static Podcast: Surprise! Your Tech Just Exploded

We rant about transitions in videogames, is it legal to hit your kids, the most surprising tech disappointments plus we answer your question: which life experience would you like enhanced by tech that doesn’t yet exist?

Watch the expanded show in video or subscribe to the audio feed via iTunes and Pocket Casts.

Deals: Pay What You Want To Become A Programmer

You don’t have to go back to school just to pursue a new career. With the Pay What You Want: Learn to Code 2016 Bundle, you can learn today’s most popular programming tools on your own time. Simply pay what you want, and you can dive straight into nine top programming courses.

Arrival Looks So, So Good

While everyone’s been loudly shouting about Logan or whatever superhero movie en route to our eyeballs, I’ve been quietly working myself into a sweaty stupor over Arrival. Because it looks so goddamn good.

Arrival is one of those grounded sci-fi flicks — think Contact, think Close Encounters of the Third Kind. I cannot wait for this movie.

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